History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Seaforth, Sandy Loan, Gullane

A Category B Listed Building in Dirleton, East Lothian

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 56.0363 / 56°2'10"N

Longitude: -2.8367 / 2°50'12"W

OS Eastings: 347961

OS Northings: 682921

OS Grid: NT479829

Mapcode National: GBR 2P.RQND

Mapcode Global: WH7TJ.DJDT

Plus Code: 9C8V25P7+G8

Entry Name: Seaforth, Sandy Loan, Gullane

Listing Name: Gullane, Nisbet Road, Seaforth

Listing Date: 7 December 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 331921

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1367

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dirleton

County: East Lothian

Electoral Ward: North Berwick Coastal

Parish: Dirleton

Traditional County: East Lothian

Tagged with: Villa

Find accommodation in


Circa 1900. 2-storey and attic gabled villa, formed of
smaller (NW) and larger (SE) interlocking squares.
Harled with droved pink ashlar dressings and margins;
S (MAIN ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: wide segmental archway
off-centre to left with recessed doorway and panelled
door; single window to left with tripartite to right
incorporating chamfered angle of polygonal tower. Eaves
swept down to ground floor at right of left gabled bay.
Multi-light window encircles tower to 1st floor of tower;
moulded eaves cornice, polygonal roof and finial. Canted
window at ground to outer right with leaded half dome roof.
E ELEVATION: full-height canted bay to right, breaking
eaves with slate hanging between floors, piend roof and
finial. Recessed gabled bay to right with irregular
W ELEVATION: gable to main front to right with eaves
sweeping down to ground floor at night. Stair window
with architrave with small window to outer right at
ground in segmentally pedimented and aproned ashlar
surround. Gabled advanced wing to left with lean to
Variety of glazing patterns. Small pane to casement
windows and upper sashes, with plate glass to lower.
Flat-roofed, bipartite dormers with moulded cornice, at
intervals. Ashlar coped stacks. Distinctive green slates.
INTERIOR: chimneypieces cast-iron grates and plasterwork
cornices. Original tiling to bathrooms and Edwardian
bath retained.
Coped, squared and snecked rubble retaining wall.
Timber gate.

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.